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Carta esferica en quatro hojas de las costas de tierra firme : que comprende desde la longitud de 55°45ʹ ocidental de Cadiz hasta 75°50ʹ del mismo meridiano levantada de orden del Rey desde 1793 hasta 1802

Description: Map shows coastal detail for the Provincia de Cumaná [Venezuela], including gulfs and islands. Includes "Nota" about soundings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1816
Creator: Spain Dirección de Hidrografía
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Amérique Septentrionale : corrigée et augmentée en 1816

Description: This map shows North America including present-day Canada, United States, and parts of Mexico. Some regions are outlined in color. Some cities, Native American tribes, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown pictorially). Prime meridians: Paris and l’Isle de Fer.
Date: 1816
Creator: Tardieu, B.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The cabin book: or, sketches of life in Texas

Description: This is an English translation of the German text, which is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants.
Date: 1844
Creator: Sealsfield, Charles, 1793-1864 & Mersch, Ch. Fr.
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

The Cabin Book; or, Sketches of Life in Texas.

Description: This is an English translation of the German text, which is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants.
Date: 1844
Creator: Sealsfield, Charles, 1793-1864
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Transcript of Letter from James Austin to Moses Austin, September 24, 1816]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James B. Austin to Moses Austin, on September 24, 1816, making his excuses for not writing and listing the letters he has received from his father. He also mentions going to a commencement with a friend, and asks the month of his birth.
Date: September 24, 1816
Creator: Austin, James Elijah Brown
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Historic Marker Application: Summerville Home]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Summerville Home, in Lampasas, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: 1964
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission